Recommend a hdd? Tags: Hard Drives Components Last response: March 6, 2012 12:19 PM in Components Share seumas_beathan March 5, 2012 7:14:45 PM I have a small budget, about 50 pounds. I need a hard drive, not big just over 200 gb, it has to be 3gb/s Could any on you recommend me one. Thanks in advance More about : recommend hdd xaira March 5, 2012 7:49:40 PM http://www.amazon.co.uk/320GB-Scorpio-WD3200BEVT-SATA-5... this is a laptop drive, will work just fine with your desktop though, wont get as hot as a 3.5" drive and wont make as much noise Brett928S2 March 5, 2012 8:08:07 PM xaira said:http://www.amazon.co.uk/320GB-Scorpio-WD3200BEVT-SATA-5... this is a laptop drive, will work just fine with your desktop though, wont get as hot as a 3.5" drive and wont make as much noise Hi He will also NEED an adaptor bracket...to fit into a 5 inch bay... All the best Brett Related resources Recommend a HDD ? - Forum Recommend HDD for raid 0 - Forum Which 2TB hdd do you recommend ?? - Forum Recommend me a HDD . - Forum Recommend a HDD test program - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer king smp March 5, 2012 9:23:52 PM Western Digital Caviar Blue series 7200 rpm 250gb sata 6gbps 16mb buffer Get the OEM version if you can no pretty box and sata cable but saves you money I just got one today for $79.99 USD which I think is close to 50 pounds if I got it right best deal I could find actually here is on Amazon UK http://www.amazon.co.uk/Western-Digital-Caviar-SATAIII-... king smp March 5, 2012 9:25:00 PM there is also a nice Seagate 56 pounds with free shipping http://www.amazon.co.uk/Seagate-ST250DM000-250GB-Serial... davcon March 6, 2012 12:54:06 AM WD 250GB 3.5" SATA 6Gb/s Caviar Blue Hard Drive - 7200RPM 16MB Cache = 3yr http://www.ebuyer.com/241717-wd-250gb-3-5-sata-6gb-s-ca... Hard Drive Spinpoint F3 Hd502hj/st500dm005 500gb 7200rpm 3.0gb/s Sata Bare Drive Black http://www.digital-fusion.co.uk/product/details/SEAGATE... king smp March 6, 2012 12:57:48 AM Same one I recommended Davcon LOL except yours is about 4 pounds cheaper davcon March 6, 2012 1:11:42 AM king smp said:Same one I recommended Davcon LOL except yours is about 4 pounds cheaper Hey dude! Oh well i didn't look at your 1st post. Decent drive nonetheless. 500 GB F3 Spinpoint is a good deal. king smp March 6, 2012 1:13:07 AM actually I like your HD better Davcon that is a great deal on a F3 best answer IMHO seumas_beathan March 6, 2012 12:19:18 PM Only just been able to get on, thanks for the answers guys, i think im gonna go for the wd blue Pity hard drives got so expensive Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhich HDD brand do you recommend ? ForumRecommend some Marvellous HDD partitioning utility ForumCould you recommend a USB (external) HDD ? Forumrecommend PSU, for running 2 HDD ,one 8800GTS, 2 Opticals ForumCan someone recommend a power supply ForumWhat psu do you recommend ? ForumPlease recommend psu ForumRecommend a power supply? ForumPlease Recommend me power supply ForumPlease recommend me Windows for my Build ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? ForumCan anyone recommend a good case? ForumThis is my computer specs.. is it the best for gaming for mid range price? recom ForumCan anybody recommend a wireless gaming mouse for under 50 dollars? ForumRecommend a good BluRay player/burner for my pc... More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !